Neil Simon's Fools: A Comic Fable from The F.U.D.G.E. Theatre Company
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All offers for Fools: A Comic Fable have expired.
The last date listed for Fools: A Comic Fable was Saturday February 7, 2009 / 8:00pm.
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Stuck in Big Ugly, West Virginia, Eudora has dreams of leaving the town for good. In the meantime, she's been tasked with running her family's arcade while her father hits the bottle and her wealthy cousin Luann loafs around all day. Fortune seems to arrive when a mysterious stranger comes to town, taking a keen interest in a rare fortune-telling machine at the arcade. His offer thrills Eudora, and she sees a chance to escape her small town life -- but her family has other plans in store and won't let her leave without putting up a fight. Learn More
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Leon Tolchinsky is ecstatic. He’s landed a terrific teaching job in an idyllic Russian hamlet. When he arrives he finds people sweeping dust from the stoops back into their houses and people milking upside down to get more cream. The town has been cursed with Chronic Stupidity for 200 years and Leon’s job is to break the curse. No one tells him that if he stays over 24 hours and fails to break the curse, he too becomes Stupid. But, he has fallen in love with a girl so stupid that she has only recently learned how to sit down. Will he break the curse in time? Or will he be doomed to go from living a life of intellect to a life of stupidity?